WEST MERCIA PCC: DISCLOSURE LOG
RESPONSE TO REQUEST
Reference: 2022 – 311 / WE6745
Date of response: 19th December 2022
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 – INFORMATION REQUEST
- A number of our listeners across the country have been concerned with police stations closing
in their local community, and I was wondering if you might be able to send me the number of
West Mercia stations that were open in 2010 and the number that are currently open?
I would also appreciate any further information to explain why certain stations have closed.
Please see the below response to your request.
- Figures from 2010 to 2012 are not held by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner. At
the start of 2013 there were 53 Police Stations, Safer Neighbourhood Offices and Divisional
Headquarters within West Mercia Police.
2013 – 48
2014 – 44
2015 – 43
2016 – 43
2017 – 42
2018 – 42
2019 – 39
2020 – 38
2021 – 37
Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter, please write to the Information Compliance Unit; Information Compliance Unit, PO Box 55, Worcester, WR3 8SP. Email: [email protected]
West Mercia Police